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Document provides health, safety and cleaning information for architects, specifiers, designers and fabricators.
Roman Schieber will walk us through the amazing project of the Academy of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles.
Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced that Sarah Wansack has been appointed as commercial account manager for the Southeast region.
FGIA will be hosting a series of panels pertaining to lessons learned for manufacturing operations during COVID-19, as well as an economic outlook and financial relief programs for the U.S. and Canada.
The Understanding Window, Door & Skylight Certification webinar is designed to help architects and remodelers understand the benefits of window, door and skylight certification, and how certified products can enhance their projects.
NGA co-locates two premium conferences connecting glazing contractors and glass fabricators for education.
Additional funds donated to extend MyGlassClass.com courses at no cost to the industry.
This free, 90-minute webinar will cover topics ranging from written notice and supply chain issues to worker safety and PPE on site.
Recognizing the needs of the people and the communities where we operate, Eastman Foundation has committed $1 million toward supporting global response organizations in the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Registration is open for the NGA Glass Conference, an interactive online conference scheduled for July 28-30, 2020.
International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ announces a change in dates and will now be held January 12-14, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
In the second video in this series called “Solutions”, Walker Glass covers what needs to be done to make windows safer for birds.
Ascent Windscreen with ½-inch clear tempered/laminated glass lines the 11th floor heated saltwater pool, providing wind protection and privacy for pool patrons.
As part of the world’s collective effort to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, Eastman has donated materials to support the production of face shields for medical personnel.
NGA's new webinar series—NOW and NEXT: Surviving the COVID-19 Crisis—will provide actionable information on navigating uncertainty in the glass and fenestration industries due to the coronavirus.

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New Technical Document (TD) reviews glass surface decontamination—and what makes glass ideal for physical separation and other applications.
It is estimated that 100 million to 1 billion birds a year perish due to collisions with glass.(1-2) In North America, some communities have enacted legislation aimed at protecting birds by calling for the design and installation of birdsafe glazing.
Structural, architectural and installation demands must all be considered in glass structures. The best solutions do not form a compromise between these demands but integrate them into one solution.
Does it feel like your workers just don’t get it? That no matter what you say or do, the mistakes and remakes just keep happening—or get worse?
When designing with glass, there are a wide range of options to choose from to create a truly unique project.
As companies strive to make their workplaces more flexible, interior glass has become a popular choice. Demountable interior glass also offers tax advantages.
A front door can be a status symbol. By choosing the right door, you can enhance the beauty of your whole property.
Arup are consulting engineers for a series of recent projects involving curved glass: The High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas and a revolving feature lift for the new Louis Vuitton townhouse in London.
With so many different configurations for our glass structures, choosing a design can get a little overwhelming. However, the selection process can be simplified by understanding the different purposes of the structure.
For this post-Irma episode, Paul and Will engaged in an engrossing discussion about how “hurricane windows” performed against the prolonged battering of wind and rain that accompanied Irma on her journey through Florida.
In some cases, the blemished glass can be restored to an acceptable aesthetic condition using a combination of wet and dry polishing methods.
Impact resistant windows are a very important part of the construction industry and homeowners are well advised to consider their use. But, owners must also recognize that impact “resistant” does not mean hurricane “proof.”

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